Golf News for Tuesday, October 2, 2012
"I fully expect that making this organizational change in the North American business unit, with the team being led by Sano, will bring further improvement of the brand value of Cleveland Golf/Srixon," said Yasushi Nojiri, President and Representative Director of Dunlop Sports. [... more » ]
"Jane is one of the major reasons PGA National is widely known as one the premier golf operations in the U.S.," said Joel Paige, vice president and managing director. "In addition to her superlative professionalism and expertise, she's a highly admired member of our PGA National family." [... more » ]
Chasing the Dream, a nine-part Golf Channel series premiering Tuesday at 10 p.m. ET, chronicles the stories of two men from opposite sides of the country and opposite sides of life as they attempt to realize their dream of competing on the PGA TOUR. [... more » ]
"We are very pleased to be involved at Santa Maria Golf & Country Club and look forward to delivering an exceptional golf experience to members and visitors at the club," said John Easterbrook, executive vice president of operations, Troon. "Panama City is a growing golf destination and we are thrilled to play a role in attracting members to this extraordinary destination." [... more » ]
Spend two nights and play two rounds of golf on scenic P.E.I. Here you'll find crisp winds, spectacular course conditions, autumn colors. Summer may be coming to a close, but there is still plenty of world-class golf to be played on Prince Edward Island. [... more » ]
"It is certainly an honor to gain the recognition of SI/ as a true public course, with impeccable conditions unrivaled in the area," said Cobblestone General Manager Terry Harnage. "Cobblestone has always had great bones, but the recent renovation program has really put a luster on the course…it's a special place now for Atlanta golfers." [... more » ]
"At Canongate Golf we are committed to providing our members with the best courses and amenities available in the area," said Joe Guerra, president and CEO of Canongate Golf. "Converting four of our courses to Mini Verde Ultra Dwarf Bermuda gives our members the opportunity to play on both Bermuda and Bentgrass, making the best greens accessible year-round." [... more » ]
"Serious golfers are constantly on the lookout for the next new iron that is going to give them an edge over the competition, and we believe the MP-64s fit the bill," said Dick Lyons VP and General Manager, Mizuno USA, Inc. "Luke Donald played a crucial role in the design stage, providing valuable perspective that allowed us to create our best 'player' irons to date." [... more » ]
"The World Golf Fitness Summit brings together the best trainers, instructors and health professionals to discuss practical applications that all golfers can use to enhance their ability to play the game for a lifetime," said Dave Phillips, a co-founder of the Titleist Performance Institute [... more » ]
"We have worked very hard over the years to deliver a high quality, high integrity and high support program with everything we do through Caddy For A Cure and both Concentra and Spot on Energy parallel this standard perfectly. We are proud to have them as sponsors," said Caddy For A Cure CEO and program founder Russ Holden. [... more » ]
"The objective of the World Celebrity Pro-Am has always been to take golf to a new level, not just in China but across the region. We're delighted to have so many international stars on board," said Dr. Ken Chu, Chairman and CEO of Mission Hills Group. [... more » ]